Searching for an off-road adventure Into it’s majestic mountains to the desert camping under the star,to the bird watching at parc national,the city of Mauritania is undiscovered treasure offering authentic and friendly African life time experience.
Little info about Mauritania
It was once called the Islamic Republic of Mauritania,located at Maghreb region of western African.Bordered by the Atlantic Ocean in the west,western Sahara in the north,Algeria in the northeast,Mali in the east and southeast,Senegal at the southwest.is the 11th largest country in African continent with a population of 4.301 million people.in this country you will find epic things like mountains ranges,ancient cities,with a sweeping deserts in the company of a warm hospitality.
In a glance
This country Is an isolated beauty.a place of endless enchanting deserts,with empty coastlines and unique life of bird.it has lot of epic picturesque scenery in African region which comprises of Arab-Berbers and Africans.Let take a glimpse at the fisherman casting their rids,the nature of the stunning mountains looming in distance,men sitting in riverbanks with their tea couple with the waving if the local kids as you pass by.This country is a wonderful destination for those looking for outdoor activities or an offbeat destination.
If your there…
Mauritania holds tremendous secrets to be revealed to anyone that ventures into it’s land.just as impressive as it may seen cultural diversity is one of the continent’s grandest scenery.take your time to find it all out.Lets take you to the top activities to carry out in Mauritania:
1.watching of sunset from the labyrinthine lanes of the old city in chinguetti spending your dust on the labyrinthine lanes then your in for a treat.the local bring their own chairs set up their own watch time before the time go by.vendures are wandering up and down,selling sweet treat of hot nuts corn and tea.Just watch as the setting sun casts sculptured shadows over the lanes and bathe why everything is warm sweet orange glow.is a wonderful sight and one that should not be missed!
2.witness the magic of the Sahara
There are few place in the world that can offer you the opt of spending a night in the desert.enjoy the moment of closing your eye to the star-studded skies at the saffron dunes in the Adrar.Better still,you can as well take a desert camel ride around the enthralling desert and witness how nature has really blessed Mauritania with a wealth of enchanting landscape.
3.take a walk around Nouakchott
Nouakchott is the capital of Mauritania.is a city full of contradiction with surprises.small alleyways that appear to lead nowhere,but actually lead to plush squares where elegant fountains shoot sprays of water why children play among stalls if spices.I should advice you not to miss the place du wharf where you can ship for beautiful carpets.spending a day walking around the street is a day well spent.
4.spend sometime in the birdwatching at parc National du Banc d’ Arguin
Take a look at the best of Mauritania site attraction at the famous parc National du Banc d’ Arguin.it is a vast area of islands which is located on the Atlantic coast with one of the word’s largest birds arena or sanctuaries.walk around the island to discover beautiful winged creature in it’s natural habitat.make sure you put this beautiful moment on shot in order to share with friends on instagram/Facebook posts.
Its Cultural Diversity
This country is a combination of Arab and Berber population which are the national identity,making it’s traditions and weaving the pattern anew.Ranging from the countryside to the cities,from call of prayer to the lovely mosques to the loud drum beat of local hip-hop.It has hundreds of faces and sounds,all ready to welcome travellers that are looking for spice and adventure.
The Beaches & Beyond
The empty beach with nothing but a candlelit cabin and exotic marine life:they’re all waiting for you in Mauritania.kick back to the gloriously golden beaches in Nouadhibou which have turned into an unexpected surfing hotspot and this is certainly the good time to catch some cool air.if you own a 4×4 car is very possible to drive along the beach or you can as well opt to jaunt along the coastlines.whether you’re watching sun rise between the wonderful shapes of Adrar Desert or shimmering horizon from the comfort of a hot spring in cap Blanc,this city landscapes are endlessly fascinating.
Nothing more fascinating like dipping into the cool Atlantic ocean! This city is +40°C in temperature.
The Entry Requirement
Mauritania is a visa- free zone for Nigerians who may like to take a look around.
Good time to visit Mauritania
Mauritian is a year- round destination.it has a warm climate throughout the year which makes it a unique destination.moreover,September and Nivermber seems to be the hottest and driest time of the year.
The easiest way of Getting there
Easiest way of getting there is by flying.moreover,note there might be stops,it all depends on the airline your travelling with.the airport code is NDB.book with travelstart now or you contact this Line for booking 08130248141.
Duration:10 hours,35 minutes (non-stop)
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